Trick or Treat! Candy Galore & More Can Be Found at Disney’s Resort Hotels

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While everyone seems to be complaining that Downtown Disney no longer offers a district-to-district candy walk, the best kept secret seems to be Halloween festivities at Disney’s resort hotels. While this is not a complete list, we have uncovered the Halloween festivities for 13 of the Disney Resort Hotels at Walt Disney World. All of the following events will take place on Monday, October 31, 2011:

Disney’s All-Star Resorts
Starting at 1:30pm – Halloween-themed games Poolside
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Cookie Decorating(located at the End Zone, Intermission and World Premiere Food Courts)
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Towel Animal Display: Come see our towel animal display and learn how to make some yourself.
6:00pm – Halloween Costume Parade: Meet outside by the Children’s Activities party cart for a fun parade to show off your Halloween costume.
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Trick-or-Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
• Donald’s Double Feature
•World Premiere Food Court
• Maestro Mickey’s
• Intermission Food Court
• Sport Goofy Gifts and Sundries
• End Zone Food Court
• Lobby at All-Star Music, All-Star Movies, and All-Star Sports

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge
Jambo House Pool Activities:
1:00pm – Skeleton Dance Party
2:00pm – Pitchburst
3:00pm – Oogie Boogie Pool Party
4:00pm – Pumpkin Toss & Creepy Critter Round-up
5:00pm – Create-Your-Own Halloween Craft
6:15pm – Campfire
7:30pm – Monster Beach Ball Bash
8:00pm – Movie from beyond the grave: “Hocus Pocus” Rated PG
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Trick-or-Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
• Zawadi Marketplace
• Boma – Flavors of Africa
• The Mara
• Jiko – The Cooking Place
• Arusha Rock Overlook
• Uzima Overlook
• Lobby
Jambo House
• Johari Treasures
• Sanaa
• Pembe Overlook
• Kidani Rock Overlook
• Lobby
• Community Hall

Disney’s Boardwalk
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Trick or Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
-Outside Thimbles & Threads
-Outside the Screen Door General Store
-DVD Kiosk inside the Lobby Viewing Tower
-DVC Sales Model on the BoardWalk
-Outside ESPN Club Merchandise Store
-Side Show Games Arcade – next to Muscles & Bustles
-Big River Grille & Brewing Works
-Outside between BoardWalk Joe’s and the Bakery
-Kouzzina by Cat Cora
-Lobby
-Community Hall
-Village Green
-Boat Dock

Disney’s Contemporary Resort
1:00pm – Name that Tune: Halloween Edition
2:00pm – Eyeball Toss
3:00pm – Monster Mash Pool Bash
4:00pm – Spooky Trivia
5:00pm – Zombie Dance Party
6:30pm – Campfire
8:00pm – Movie Under the Stars: “The Haunted Mansion”
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Trick or Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
-Bayview Gifts
-Fantasia
-Fantasia Market
-Chef Mickey’s
-Contempo Cafe
-The Wave…of American Flavors
-Lobby
-The Game Station
-Community Hall at Bay Lake Towers

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort
1:00pm – Skeleton Dance Party
2:00pm – Pitchburst
3:00pm – Oogie Boogie Pool Party
4:00pm – Pumpkin Toss & Creepy Critter Round-up
5:00pm – Create-Your-Own Halloween Craft
6:15pm – Campfire
7:30pm – Monster Beach Ball Bash
8:00pm – Movie from beyond the grave: “Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas” Rated PG
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Trick-or-Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
-Panchito’s Gifts & Sundries
-Maya Grill
-Pepper Market
-Cafe Rix
-Lobby
-Dig Site Pool

Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground
Halloween Golf Cart Parade – Let your imagination go wild as you turn your golf cart into a Halloween masterpiece! Awesome prizes will be awarded for the following categories: Best overall, Best Disney Themed, Most Unique, & Most Creative. Carts must meet all requirements regarding Disney’s Fort Wilderness golf cart policies. Drivers must be 16+ with a driver’s license. All passengers must be seated on a seat. Nothing may be pulled behind the golf carts, and flatbed carts are not allowed. Registration is required by 12:00pm at the Bike Barn or the Golf Cart Valet Podium.
Camp-or-Treat – 7:00pm – 9:00pm: Participation in Disney’s Fort Wilderness Camp-or-Treat is voluntary, but registration is requested for Guests wishing to distribute candy from their cabin or site. Candy is not provided by Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground. Camp-or-Treat Signs should be placed in a visible location at your site or cabin. Any food items that are distributed must be store bought and wrapped. Please use sidewalks while walking between loops. Candy will also be handed out from 7:00pm-9:00pm at Pioneer Hall, Settlement Trading Post, Chip ‘n Dale’s Campfire Sing-A-Long, and in the Reception Outpost.
Activities
– 10:15am – Halloween Craft
– 11:30am – Spooky Relays
– 12:30pm – Ghoulish Guard Games
– 1:30pm -Monster Mash Dance Party
– 2:00pm – Monster Mash Pool Party
– 3:00pm – Swimmin’ Hole Jamboree
– 4:00pm -Spooky Goofy Bingo
– 5:00pm – Terrible Temporary Tattoos
– 6:00pm – Swimmin Hole Jamboree
– 7:00pm – 9:00pm -Camp-or-Treat
– 8:40pm – Movie: “Hocus Pocus” Rated PG

Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter
10:00am – 5:00pm – Candy Corn Guessing Contest
11:00am – Skull Scavenger Hunt
12:00pm – Poolside Craft
1:00pm – Cake Walk
2:00pm – Worms and Dirt: Create you own holiday TREAT that’s sure to TRICK your taste buds
3:00pm – SPOOKtacular Pool Party
5:00pm – Costume Parade: Begins from the green between buildings 5 & 6
6:00pm – Haunted Campfire

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
1:00pm – 5:45pm – Guess How Many?
1:00pm – Creepy Critter Round-up
2:00pm – Haunted Disney Trivia
3:00pm -Spooktacular Pool Party
4:00pm – Candy Corn Catch
4:30pm – Boo Bingo
5:00pm -Monster Mash Dance Party
7:00pm – Pre-Show: “The Adventures of Ichabod & Mr. Toad” Rated G (with Crafts & Tattoos)
8:15pm – Hocus Pocus Trivia
8:30pm – Movie Under the Stars: “Hocus Pocus” Rated PG
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Trick-or-Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
-Commander Porter’s
-M. Mouse Mercantile
-Sandy Cove Gifts and Sundries
-Summer Lace
-1900 Park Fare
-Citricos
-Gasparilla Grill & Cafe
-Narcoossee’s
-Lobby
-Courtyard Pool (after 5:30pm)

Disney’s Old Key West Resort
11:00am–2:00pm – Ghoulish Guessing Contest: Can you divine the number of candies in the cauldron in Community Hall? The winner will be announced at the 7:30pm Monster Mash Party.
11:00am–12:00pm – Color Your Own Trick-or-Treat Tote: Make your own tote – Cute or Creepy – let your creativity decide!
12:00pm–1:00pm – Worms in Mud: Gooey, Messy, Chocolatey Madness! Messy fun for ALL ages right in front of Hank’s Rent ’N Return!
1:00pm– 2:00pm – Make a Monster Cupcake: Come to Community Hall – get a cupcake – and turn it into your own eerie, yet edible creation!
2:00pm – Phantasmal Pool Party: Creep on over to the Main Pool deck for some supernaturally spooky fun, games, prizes and dancing… featuring the Spooky Cake Stroll…yum! You don’t want to miss this… it’s sure to be a thriller for ALL ages!
5:30pm – 6:30pm – Trick or Treating Trail: Put on your costume and head on over to Headless Hank’s Rent ‘N Return for a map to guide you on your way! All ages welcome!
6:30pm – 7:00pm – Meet & Greet with a Disney Character: Once you’ve completed your quest for candy, come back to Community Hall and pose for a photo with one of your favorite Disney friends!
7:30pm – 8:30pm – Monster Mash Party: featuring the Costume Contest! Put your dancing shoes and your costume on! Is your costume cute, comical or really creepy? Show up and show off in front of Hank’s!
8:30pm – Spooky Cinema under the Stars!: “The Nightmare Before Christmas” Rated PG

Disney’s Polynesian Resort
5:00pm – 8:00pm – Trick-or-Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
-BouTiki
-Samoa Snacks
-Trader’s Jack’s
-‘Ohana
-Captain Cook’s
-Kona Cafe
-Kona Island
-Lobby
-Kilauea Cabana at the Pool

Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside
10:00am – 5:00pm – Candy Corn Guessing Contest
Riverside Levee Marina
** All Activities from 11:00am-3:00pm will take place at
the Ol’ Man Island Pool
** Please join us in the lobby to cast your vote for your
favorite pumpkin in our pumpkin decorating contest!
11:00am – Skull Scavenger Hunt
12:00pm – Color-Your-Own Trick or Treating Bag
1:00pm – Cake Walk
2:00pm – Worms and Dirt: Create you own holiday TREAT that’s sure to TRICK your taste buds
3:00pm – SPOOKtacular Pool Party
5:00pm – Costume Parade: Begins from building 90
6:00pm – Haunted Campfire
7:00pm – Monster Mash on the Green: Building 90 Green
8:00pm – Movie Under the stars: “Hocus Pocus” Rated PG
4:00pm – 7:00pm – Trick-or-Treating
Visit the following Candy Stops to receive some Halloween Treats:
-Fulton’s General Store
-Boatwright’s Dining Hall
-Riverside Mill Food Court
-Front Desk
-Riverside Marina

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